Sunday, April 15, 2018

Covington Street Pictures - 1982

Thirty-six years ago, in 1982, a photographic survey of downtown Covington was compiled in connection with its nomination of the Division of St. John for the National Register of Historic Places. Here are some of the photographs taken by Jonathan Fricker for the Louisiana State Historic Preservation Office to go along with the application. Click on the images to make them larger. 

Rick's Restaurant, where Columbia Street Tap Room is today

Covington Train Depot

East side of Florida St. south of Boston St.

Hebert's Cleaners

Norman Haik's store and R. Riggs Real Estate

Nathan's Bar and Little Bohemian buildings on Gibson St. 

N. New Hampshire side of Southern Hotel 1982

H.J. Smith's Sons General Merchandise

See also:

Covington Street Scenes 1970's

Covington Street Scenes Early 20th Century

More Covington Street Scenes Early 20th Century